A Long-term, Extended Treatment Study of Aripiprazole in Pediatric Patients With Autistic Disorder

This study is currently recruiting participants. (see Contacts and Locations)
Verified December 2013 by Otsuka Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Otsuka Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01617460
First received: June 8, 2012
Last updated: December 19, 2013
Last verified: December 2013
  Purpose

The objective of this study is to investigate the safety and efficacy of aripiprazole orally administered over long term in subjects who complete a short-term treatment study of pediatric Autistic Disorder (031-11-002 study).


Condition Intervention Phase
Autistic Disorder
Drug: Aripiprazole
Phase 3

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: A Long-term Administration Study of Aripiprazole in Children and Adolescents (Age: 6 to 17 Years) With Autistic Disorder

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Further study details as provided by Otsuka Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Aberrant behavior checklist Japanese version (ABC-J) [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
    Scores of 5 subscales in ABC-J


Study Start Date: September 2012
Estimated Study Completion Date: June 2017
Estimated Primary Completion Date: June 2017 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: Aripiprazole
administered orally once daily
Drug: Aripiprazole
Flexibly dose administered orally once daily

  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   6 Years to 17 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • The patient meets Autistic disorder diagnostic criteria defined in DSM-IV-TR.
  • The patient has completed the 031-11-002 study (the patient has visited the hospital during week8)
  • Inpatient or outpatient status

Exclusion Criteria:

  • The patient is currently diagnosed with another disorder on the autism spectrum in DSM-IV-TR, including Asperger's, Rett's Disorder, PDD-NOS, Childhood Disintegrative Disorder, or Fragile-X Syndrome.
  • Patients who fall under a contraindication listed in the ABILIFY package insert
  • Others
  Contacts and Locations
Choosing to participate in a study is an important personal decision. Talk with your doctor and family members or friends about deciding to join a study. To learn more about this study, you or your doctor may contact the study research staff using the Contacts provided below. For general information, see Learn About Clinical Studies.

Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT01617460

Contacts
Contact: Drug Information Center +81-3-6361-7314

Locations
Japan
Recruiting
Chubu Region, Japan
Recruiting
Chugoku Region, Japan
Recruiting
Kanto Region, Japan
Recruiting
Kinki Region, Japan
Recruiting
Kyushu Region, Japan
Sponsors and Collaborators
Otsuka Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.
Investigators
Study Director: Kyoji Imaoka, Mr Otsuka Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: Otsuka Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01617460     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 031-11-003
Study First Received: June 8, 2012
Last Updated: December 19, 2013
Health Authority: Japan: Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare

Keywords provided by Otsuka Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.:
Autistic Disorder, children and adolescents
aripiprazole
Long-term safety study
children and adolescents

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Autistic Disorder
Disease
Pathologic Processes
Child Development Disorders, Pervasive
Mental Disorders Diagnosed in Childhood
Mental Disorders
Aripiprazole
Antipsychotic Agents
Tranquilizing Agents
Central Nervous System Depressants
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Pharmacologic Actions
Central Nervous System Agents
Therapeutic Uses
Psychotropic Drugs

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